Sh2.5 billion gold scam suspect arraigned in court
A prime suspect in a Sh2.85 billion gold scam was on Monday charged before the Milimani Magistrate’s Court.
Raila vows AU bid won’t stifle opposition
Azimio Leader Raila Odinga assures that his AU Commission bid won't hinder the opposition. He pledges to be available and collaborate.
Ruto, Abiy agree to uphold African sovereignty
The two leaders vowed to maintain peace, security and stability within the continent as a necessary condition for economic growth and development.
Elite Squad Deployed To Quell Clashes in Sondu Town
The boundary between Kisumu and Kericho counties has been contentious for years with the original boundary posed to have been behind Sondu Police station which was in Kisumu County. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Ruto, Abiy commit to revitalize Kibaki-era Special Status Agreement
The Special Status Agreement, originally inked between former Ethiopian PM Hailemariam Desalegn and the late former President Mwai Kibaki, aimed to bolster economic ties and streamline business operations through reciprocal measures while safeguarding the sovereignty and dignity
Mastermind of Sh2.9bn gold scam involving Malaysians arraigned in court
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations said that Mwaura was apprehended at the same court premises when he appeared for the hearing of yet another gold scam case in which he is out on bond. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Mohamud vows to discuss Ethiopia’s ‘destabilizing actions’ in Nairobi visit
Mohamud’s visit, although unofficial, will be coming hot on the heels of Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's State Visit. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Haiti PM to visit Kenya over police deployment
The prime minister will meet top security officers in Kenya to discuss and sign agreements on the deployment of troops.
Kalonzo affirms ready to fill Raila’s shoes as AU beckons
Kalonzo assures leadership continuity in the Azimio coalition, ready to fill the void if Raila Odinga secures AU Commission Chairmanship.
Kenya School of Government seeks to boost capacity building for civil servants
The Kenya School of Government (KSG) has unveiled a new capacity-building training curriculum to improve performance among public servants.
Raila endorses Faith Odhiambo for LSK President
Odinga praised Odhiambo for her dedication to promoting the rule of law and good governance in Kenya. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Over 200 Ethiopians arrested as police hunt for human traffickers
Over 200 Ethiopian nationals have been arrested in the last three days in different parts of Nairobi as police crack the whip on suspected human trafficking networks.
Kenya Shipyards in planned rollout of climate-smart fishing boats
The boats will cost between Sh800,000 to Sh1, 400,000 depending on size and features. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Why judges declined to recuse themselves in car allowance case
The SRC wanted Justices Chacha Mwita, Patricia Nyaundi and Lawrence Mugambi or any other judge to recuse themselves from hearing the case because of perceived bias.
State moves to improve welfare of security guards with new laws
The move targets the private security guards who form part of first responders in emergencies in a sector with over 900,000 people and worth more than Sh100 billion annually.
Land registrars, bank to pay litigant Sh7m over fraudulent transaction
Two land registrars who served in Kilifi County are to pay a man Sh7 million over a fraudulent transaction on a piece of land in Mtwapa.
Ruto, Abiy lead delegations in talks at State House Nairobi
Abiy’s visit comes against the backdrop of Kenya’s decision to exempt Ethiopians from the USD30 fee paid by foreigners seeking Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to enter the country. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Lawyers go to the polls Thursday to elect president
The race for the presidency has attracted the attention of Faith Odhiambo, Harriet Mboche, Kipkoech Bernhard Ngetich , Peter Wanyama and Carolyne Kamende.
Tshisekedi open to meeting Kagame over Congo crisis
Angola has been tasked with facilitating the meeting between the two leaders, although specific dates have not yet been mentioned.
Kenya’s Only Chimpanzee Sanctuary Re-opens After a Three-Year Hiatus
Chimpanzees share 98.6% of their DNA with humans and are believed to be the closest cousins to humans. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
U.S. Department of State Briefing Highlights Environmental Efforts in Africa
NAIROBI, Kenya Feb 29 - The U.S. Department of State's Acting Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Nairobi Tenants’ Decades of Rent to Count as Payment for New Houses
Sakaja said those who have faithfully paid rent to the county government for over 50 years, will have their past payments considered as their payment for the new houses. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Haiti’s Prime Minister Expected In Kenya for Police Deployment Talks
Initially planned for this month, the deployment was delayed following a court ruling in January that blocked the government's authority to send police officers abroad. The government has filed a notice to appeal the High Court's decision. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today
How rogue county staff steal from public coffers
Anti-graft team reveals the dirty schemes used by errant officials in devolved units to siphon billions o taxpayers' cash.
Samburu killing fields as 72 people dead in four months
In Samburu County, attacks have left 200 people dead in less than a year, families displaced and hundreds of livestock stolen.
How maize farmers are risking your health for money
Farmers resort to risky chemicals to dry, and whitewash post-harvest maize.
Police commission, Koome fight to control recruitment millions
NPSC is seeking Sh150 million for the recruitment of 10,000 police constables.
Colombia Coffee Farmers, Researchers visit Kenyan farms for Knowledge Sharing
NYERI, Kenya Feb 27 - A delegation of coffee farmers and researchers from Colombia, representing the Colombia National Federation of Coffee Growers, - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
UNEA meeting on climate change kicks off in Nairobi with focus on plastics
4,000 delegates are attending the meeting hosted by Unep.
Senators Halt Nairobi Urban Renewal Contracts Pending Public Consultation
The directive came during a session where the committee was addressing a petition submitted by residents from 13 estates in Nairobi affected by the Urban Renewal Program. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
CS Kuria Says Biometric Only Way Out To Identify Ghost Workers
A recent audit detected over 20,000 ghost workers on the government payroll during the 2022/2023 financial year. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Ruto confident of delivering promise to secure Raila a job
President William Ruto signals end to combative politics with Raila Odinga endorsement. Find out more about their win-win collaboration.
Judges win round one against SRC in car grant battle
SRC argues that judges are demanding too much when they are already enjoying a comfortable lifestyle by being entitled to official transport which is chauffeur-driven.
Gusii leaders castigate Nairobi splinter terming it a threat to unity
The Gusii Community leaders led by Omogusii Nairobi County Forum Chairperson, Joseph Nyandika, Nominated Senator Beatrice Kwamboka, ODM Director of Legal Affairs Tony Moturi voiced the protest on Tuesday in a meeting at the Bomb Blast Memorial Park in Nairobi. - Kenya breaking ne
EU, IGAD ink Sh634mn financing deal to bolster regional peace
The funds will support IGAD's multifaceted endeavors in addressing pressing issues affecting the Horn of Africa region, including but not limited to natural disasters, humanitarian crises, and security challenges. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Kenya Hosts Australian Higher Education Mission to Explore Study Opportunities
Kenya stands out as the only African country among Australia's top 20 source countries for international students, reflecting robust post-COVID growth in the sector. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
6 arrested over Sunday attack on city enforcement officers in South C
Sakaja identified the suspects in police custody as Mustafa Abdullahi, Ali Nodi Adan, Kevin Mukuru, Abdi Hassan, Salat Abdi, and Stanley Ojiri. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
CJ Koome Leads Efforts to Combat Corruption at NCAJ Meeting
She underscored the importance of cultivating a culture of integrity and accountability not only within the agencies but across the entire justice sector and government. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
Extradition process of murder suspect Kevin Kang'ethe stalls
Family of the deceased blames the suspect for employing delaying tactics after he drops his lawyers.